Monthly Archives: September 2018

An Upside-down Kingdom

The road to Emmaus While they were talking and discussing, Jesus Himself approached and began traveling with them.  But their eyes were prevented from recognizing Him.  (Luke 24:15-16 NASB)  After the death and resurrection of Christ, he appeared to two of his disciples on the road to Emmaus.  The disciples did not recognize Jesus. Why?  They were not looking for an upside-down […]

Come and have Breakfast

Jesus *said to them, “Come and have breakfast.”(John 21:12a NASB) Peter Denies Christ After the resurrection, Jesus manifested himself to his disciples on the Sea of Tiberias.  When the disciples, including Peter who had failed him so miserably, came into shore from fishing, Jesus said, “Come and have breakfast.” Have you ever failed someone?  You feel such shame, and you can […]

The Eye of the Storm

Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.  (Philippians 4:7 NLT) Sometimes as a Christian, everything seems to be swirling around us.  Disappointments and discouragement, financial or relationship problems seem to be all around us in every aspect […]

GPS and God’s Positioning System

In all your ways acknowledge Him,And He will make your paths straight. (Proverbs 3:6 NASB) GPS, or Global Positioning System, is the mode of preference for finding directions.  God has his own way to direct our steps, God’s positioning system. Unlike GPS, God’s directions are always perfect.  I had no idea which way to go! Navigational Satellites Recently, on […]